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 How to structure a full flash actionscript 3 web site tutorial CS3 + CS4 - Part 2


Part 2 - Learn how to structure your Flash AS3 full website. Learn how to place other flash files into yours. Learn better organization for your Flash menu systems and Flash page structure. Complete with preloader load bar and text to allow you to place lots of images or whatever you want into the file and give your site visitors an indication of your sites load progress.

 

Continued from part 1 - button menu is added, made pages layer



MAKE RECTANGLE FOR MOVIE CLIP IN 'PAGES' and ADD LOGO

1.  Select the PAGES LAYER
1.  Select the RECTANGLE TOOL from the TOOL BAR and Make a rectangle draw it on stage.  Give it a fill to match the buttons and then make

2.  Make a new layer LOGO and HEADER
3.  File - Import - Import directly to stage
4.  Find your LOGO graphic (import as bitmaps - yes)  As movieclip (make sure it is in the logo and header layer) NOTE:  if your logo is a jpg the program may just instantly convert it to a bitmap and place it in the library without asking you.




MAKE THE PAGES FOR THE WEBSITE - PAGE STRUCTURE

Now we're going to make the structure of the pages movie clip
5.  Highlight the pages layer by selecting it.  Left click on top of the rectangle symbol we drew on the pages layer to select it.  RIGHT CLICK to bring up the menu and select CONVERT TO SYMBOL
6.  Convert it to a symbol - it will be a movie clip - name it ALL PAGES - ok
7.  Double click (left mouse button) directly on the RECTANGLE of it and this is where you set up all your pages. 
Make FOUR layers.

TOP LAYER - name it ACTIONS
SECOND LAYER - name it LABELS
THIRD LAYER - name it PAGE CONTENT
FOURTH LAYER - name it UNDEFINED



8.  Click on the PAGE CONTENT layer.
9.  Select the TEXT TOOL from the tool bar.  Type the words HOME PAGE on the rectangle - make it static text (instead of dynamic)



10.  Press CONTROL-C - CONTROL-SHIFT-V paste in place. Reduce font size and use as content text.
11.  Import - Import to stage - find images.

Convert Text and Graphics to a Symbol and name it HOME
12.  Press Shift  - keep holding shift and select all your text and graphics one at a time.  Right click one and convert to symbol - it will convert all three graphics inside the symbol and name it home.



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